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Mold

Mold and Your Home

Learn what you can do to prevent mold growth or clean up mold in your home, including information on testing, flooding and mold growth.


Mold Publications for Homes

The EPA publication, "A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home," provides information and guidance for homeowners and renters on how to clean up residential mold problems and how to prevent mold growth.

Mold Guidance for Homes

A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture and Your Home(20 pp, 1 MB, September 2010) 

A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture and Your Home is also available in HTML.


 

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Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned?

For information on duct cleaning and mold. 

Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned? (18 pp, 395 K)

Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned?  is also available in HTML

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